Naval Warfare

US lawmakers aim to ease ‘Buy America’ restrictions on new frigate

10th June 2019 - 10:03 GMT | by Marc Selinger in Washington, DC


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To avoid a potential snag in the competition to build the US Navy’s future guided missile frigate (FFG(X)) a congressional panel has approved a proposal to allow the purchase of foreign equipment.

Members of the House Armed Services Committee’s (HASC) Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee contend the ...

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